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Mandan man arrested in Dickinson after eluding police
1 killed, 74 injured in N.J. train crash
N.D. land department restructures high-level officials, undergoes business process review after audits
Hettinger man killed after semi truck rolls near Gladstone
N.D. budget still on track for negative ending balance, even after budget cuts and fund transfers
crime and courts
nation and world
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
March 4, 2016
Facing record oversupply, U.S. oil looks for a home in Europe
LONDON -- As U.S. oil inventories reach all-time highs, cargoes of crude are increasingly flowing towards Europe, where higher prices and lower shipping costs have made the region an attractive hunting ground for those selling light sweet oil. Sources told Reuters at least three cargoes...
March 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
December 1, 2015
Oil steadies as oversupply concerns offset weaker dollar
LONDON -- Crude oil prices steadied on Tuesday as the dollar eased, but with OPEC widely expected to stick to its output target this week, concern about oversupply remained in focus. The European Central Bank will announce its latest policy decision on Thursday, OPEC's decision on...
December 1, 2015 - 8:50am
September 9, 2015
Exodus to Europe : U.N. says 850,000 to cross sea in 2015-16
GENEVA — At least 850,000 people are expected to cross the Mediterranean seeking refuge in Europe this year and next, the United Nations said...
News/Nation and World
September 9, 2015 - 12:00am
May 18, 2015
International tourists take notice of North Dakota
RICHARDTON, N.D. -- It's no New York City, but North Dakota, along with its upper midwest neighbors, is slowly gaining prominence as a popular international tourist destination. The state's prairies, history and deeply rooted cowboy culture are strong selling points to an increasing...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
September 6, 2014
Tour de North Dakota: International tourists visit popular sites in Richardton, Medora
RICHARDTON -- It's no New York City, but North Dakota, along with its upper midwest neighbors, is slowly gaining prominence as a popular international...
September 6, 2014 - 8:49pm
August 28, 2014
Final defendant in vast synthetic drug case gets 20 years
FARGO — The last defendant in a synthetic drug conspiracy case was sentenced Thursday in federal district court in Fargo to 20 years and six months in prison in what federal district Judge Ralph Erickson said was “one of the saddest, if not the saddest, cases this court has seen...
News/crime and courts
August 28, 2014 - 9:21pm
May 13, 2014
European court says Google must respect 'right to be forgotten'
BRUSSELS — Internet companies can be made to remove irrelevant or excessive personal information from search engine results, Europe’s top court ruled on Tuesday in a case pitting privacy campaigners against Google. The Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) upheld the...
May 13, 2014 - 1:02pm
April 12, 2014
Hess: US crude exports could counter Russia in 90 days
WASHINGTON — The United States could give Europe and Ukraine relief from energy dependence on Russia within months if it overturned the 40-year ban on most U.S. crude oil exports, the head of energy company Hess Corp. said on Thursday. “There’s something we can do today to...
April 12, 2014 - 11:03pm
March 26, 2014
Harold Hamm urges U.S. crude exports to Europe
WASHINGTON - Ending the 40-year ban on U.S. crude exports is the fastest way the American drilling boom could bolster energy security in Europe and Ukraine, the CEO of the biggest operator in North Dakota's vast oil fields told lawmakers on Wednesday. After Russia's invasion of...
March 26, 2014 - 12:28pm
March 20, 2014
Russian forces seize 2 Ukraine bases in Crimea
MOSCOW — The United States warned Moscow it was on a “dark path” to isolation on Wednesday as Russian troops seized two Ukrainian naval bases, including a headquarters in the Crimean port of Sevastopol where they raised their flag. The dramatic seizure came as Russia and the...
March 20, 2014 - 12:08am
April 14, 2009
Does Obama get respect?
President Barack Obama is clearly liked overseas -- adored, in many quarters. But is he respected? Americans bathed in glowing press coverage of his trip evidently think so, judging by results in the latest CBS-New York Times poll. By 67 percent to 18 percent -- including 45 percent...
April 14, 2009 - 12:00am